Dodge Parking Brake Conventional Mechanical


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Dodge Spirit 1992
Daimlerchrysler Corporation
Safety incident date:
July 01, 1993
Location:
St George, UT

foot operated emergency brake difficult for people with large feet to operate due to its location. *dsh

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Dodge Caravan 1992
Daimlerchrysler Corporation
Safety incident date:
June 01, 1996
Location:
Eagle Point, OR

emergency brake lever assembly failed. *ak

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1B7KM26C8NS. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Dodge Ram 2500 1995
Chrysler Group Llc
Safety incident date:
Oct 04, 1996
Location:
Mid Land Park, NJ

the emergency parking brake lever will not hold all the time. *ak

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1B7KF26C5SS. Original Owner. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Dodge RAM 2500 1995 Drive type:4WD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: diesel. Dodge RAM 2500 1995 Parking Brake Conventional Mechanical Transmission Type: MAN .

Dodge Neon 1995
Chrysler Group Llc
Location:
Detroit, MI

opened the passenger's side door, opened and closed it and glass cracked , keys wouldn't open the trunk, sometimes in park position and the emergency park wouldn't hold the car . *ak

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):3P3ES47C2ST. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Dodge NEON 1995 Parking Brake Conventional Mechanical Transmission Type: AUTO.

Dodge Ram 2500 1995
Chrysler Group Llc
Safety incident date:
Apr 29, 1996
Location:
Gilmanton, NH

brakes: emergency brake arms constantly freeze up. anti- lock brakes lock up; also, rear wheels lock up occasionally to the point that one can smell rubber burning. *ak

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1B7KE26C4PS. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Dodge RAM 2500 1995 Drive type:RWD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: diesel. Dodge RAM 2500 1995 Parking Brake Conventional Mechanical Transmission Type: MAN .

Dodge Caravan 1996
Chrysler Group Llc
Location:
Timonium, MD

emergency brake handle has failed several times.

0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):2B4FP2534TR. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on Mar 12, 1996. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Dodge CARAVAN 1996 Drive type:FWD. Fuel type: gas. Dodge CARAVAN 1996 Parking Brake Conventional Mechanical Transmission Type: AUTO.

Dodge Caravan 1996
Chrysler Group Llc
Location:
Fredericks, VA

parking brake release handle broken.

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1B4GP44RXTB. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Dodge Dakota 1997
Daimlerchrysler Corporation
Location:
Moline, IL

emergency brake handle fell apart, assembly fell on the floor. mjs

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1B7GG23Y1TS. Vehicle was purchased on Nov 15, 1995. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Dodge DAKOTA 1997 Drive type:4WD.

Dodge Caravan 1997
Chrysler Group Llc
Safety incident date:
Apr 01, 2000
Location:
New York, NY

teeth in emergency brake gear have worn out. when emergency brake is applied it does not hold. dealer has been contacted.*ak emergency brake failed because the brake gears are completely stripped. *yh

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):2B4GP44R3VR. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Fuel type: gas. Dodge CARAVAN 1997 Parking Brake Conventional Mechanical Transmission Type: AUTO.

Dodge Caravan 2000
Chrysler Group Llc
Safety incident date:
Feb 01, 2001
Location:
Santa Paulo, CA

when raining parking brake locks up, and it is very difficult to get car to move. consumer has to play with parking brake. contacted dealer, and dealer said that they will take a look at vehicle.*ak

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):N/A. Original Owner. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.

Dodge Dakota 2001
Daimlerchrysler Corporation
Safety incident date:
May 23, 2001
Location:
Lena, WI

consumer was taking vehicle out of park and emergency brake release handle broke in consumer's hand. consumer was stepping out vehicle and saw a small metal piece on ground. with one foot out, vehicle started to roll back, knocking consumer to ground and dragging him across a main highway. consumer suffered 2 broken ribs. part was repaired by the dealer, adding a plastic tie, and it broke again. there will never be a fix if plastic tie was going to be used.*ak *slc

Vehicle was involved in a crash. 1 person(s) were injured. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1B7GG226X91. Accident was reported to Police. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on Aug 17, 2000. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Dodge DAKOTA 2001 Drive type:4WD. Dodge DAKOTA 2001 Parking Brake Conventional Mechanical Transmission Type: AUTO.

Dodge Caravan 1995
Chrysler Group Llc
Location:
Prospect, OR

intermittent problem with parking brake, releases without warning and sometimes not stay set. problem appears to be ratchet assembly, the primary linkage going from the parking brake release handle. the brake pedal ratchet is not bent and is properly adjusted.

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1B4GK44ROSX. Vehicle was purchased on Feb 25, 1998. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Dodge CARAVAN 1995 Drive type:4WD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas. Dodge CARAVAN 1995 Parking Brake Conventional Mechanical Transmission Type: AUTO.

Dodge Dakota 1996
Daimlerchrysler Corporation
Safety incident date:
June 15, 2004
Location:
Peshastin, WA

dear david, thank you for your recent email to daimlerchrysler motors regarding your 996 dodge dakota. i'm sorry to hear about the recurring problem you've experienced with your parking brake. daimlerchrysler original mopar parts are designed with the highest standards in mind. we have every confidence in the quality of our parts. though mopar products are built to last, we do acknowledge that, as with all man-made materials, they are susceptible to wear, and may require replacement earlier than what may be perceived as normal. our sincerest apologies for the problems you have experienced. reference number: 12386546 reply link: http://www.chrysler.com/wccsapp/wccs/brand_forms/us/reply.jsp?trk_id=kmm1465401c0km& sincerely, bryan dilley senior staff representative daimlerchrysler customer assistance center original message follows: ------------------------ category: recall information brief description: ------------------ i bought a 1996 dakota 4wd in 1998 from a private owner. the parking brake was broken. the local dealer replaced it. my 100-pound wife just broke it again. so, what is up with this? comments: --------- the first time i had it replaced the dealer tossed out the broken brake actuator rather than returning it to me. an inspector from chrysler motors stopped by my house to see what happened. in that incident i was almost run over by the truck when the brake failed. he said there was nothing he could do without the brake actuator to inspect. a parking brake is not something that should ever fail in the life of a vehicle. why is this one breaking so often? first name: david last name: wagner. *ak

Mileage was 112000 miles. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1B7GG23YXTS. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Vehicle had 8 cylinders. Dodge DAKOTA 1996 Drive type:4WD. Fuel System:Fuel injection. Fuel type: gas. Dodge DAKOTA 1996 Parking Brake Conventional Mechanical Transmission Type: AUTO. Vehicle Speed: 0 mph. Dealer's name: Valley Auto Dodge . Dealer's telephone number: 509 662-1577 . Dealer's city: Wenatchee . Dealer's state code: WA. Dealer's zipcode: 98801 .

Dodge Caravan 2003
Daimlerchrysler Corporation
Safety incident date:
May 21, 2006
Location:
Whitby, 00

emergency brake will not engage. looks like something is locked up inside the rear drum resulting in brakes to engage with high force with just light brake pedal pressure. *jb

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Mileage was 40000 miles. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1D4GP25R83B. Vehicle was purchased on Dec 13, 2002. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Vehicle had 6 cylinders. Dodge CARAVAN 2003 Drive type:FWD. Fuel System:Fuel injection. Fuel type: gas. Dodge CARAVAN 2003 Parking Brake Conventional Mechanical Transmission Type: AUTO.


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